The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 33 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing WPF 10 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.42% 2.34% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.35% 8.43% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Average daily rate
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£388 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.38 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +7.69%
WPF
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
107 83 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 25.91% 27.76% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 41 26
Average daily rate £320 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WPF across the Nottingham region.

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

WPF
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WPF.

1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (96.15%) .NET
3 23 (88.46%) WCF
4 18 (69.23%) HTML
4 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET
5 16 (61.54%) SQL
5 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
5 16 (61.54%) Oracle
6 15 (57.69%) UNIX
6 15 (57.69%) Shell Script
7 14 (53.85%) CRM
7 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 14 (53.85%) PL/SQL
7 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database
8 11 (42.31%) MVVM
9 8 (30.77%) Degree
10 7 (26.92%) Data Management
11 6 (23.08%) TDD
11 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
12 5 (19.23%) OO
12 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
12 5 (19.23%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (15.38%) Web Services
13 4 (15.38%) XML
14 3 (11.54%) Windows
14 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
15 2 (7.69%) HTML5
15 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database 10g
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database 11g
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Toad
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Architect
2 13 (50.00%) Designer
3 9 (34.62%) Developer
4 7 (26.92%) AWS Architect
5 6 (23.08%) Lead Designer
5 6 (23.08%) Lead Architect
6 3 (11.54%) WPF Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Web Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Web Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Engineering Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 23 (88.46%) WCF
3 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 18 (69.23%) HTML
4 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 4 (15.38%) Web Services
5 4 (15.38%) XML
6 2 (7.69%) CSS
6 2 (7.69%) LINQ
6 2 (7.69%) HTML5
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
1 2 (7.69%) Physics
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) UNIX
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) CRM
2 11 (42.31%) MVVM
3 7 (26.92%) Data Management
4 6 (23.08%) TDD
5 5 (19.23%) OO
5 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
5 5 (19.23%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
8 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.85%) MVC
8 1 (3.85%) Scrum
8 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.85%) BDD
8 1 (3.85%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 15 (57.69%) Shell Script
4 14 (53.85%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) VB6
6 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) OCP
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Xamarin